Today in Ternopil District Administrative Court ended the proceedings “Mikogen-Ukraine”, the largest in the CIS mycelial substrate manufacturer for the production of mushrooms, on the claim of a tax inspectorate. “Mikogen-Ukraine” demanding to recognize the incompetence of deprivation status of the subject of a special regime of taxation on value added tax.
Having considered the materials of the case, the trial court fully satisfied the claim of the company and ordered the tax return of the certificate of the VAT regime of a special object of taxation. Decision of the Court of First Instance entered into force after the expiry of the application of appeal or on appeal, if such will be served.
Recall, the company “Mikogen-Ukraine” in the second quarter 2013 was devoid of evidence subject of a special tax regime for VAT because the tax refused to recognize the production of mycelial substrate agricultural activities.
The next obvious step, the company hopes, will be the cancellation of claims for the payment of VAT tax in 2012. In early 2013 the tax office demanded that the company pay a sum of more than 15 mln. UAH, in the form of rates and penalties for the tax on value added. On the side of “Mikogen-Ukraine” became the Ministry of Agrarian Policy, Ministry of Finance, a number of specialized scientific institutions. However, the company’s appeal to the Ministry of income and charges were dismissed.